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NewTek TriCaster TC1
  • SKU: NT-TC1

NewTek TriCaster TC1

  • Vendor: NewTek
  • Product Type: Production Switchers

The most complete production system available today, TriCaster TC1 represents the continued innovation of the iconic product that defined an industry. Designed with the way you work in mind and equipped with hundreds of advanced production capabilities, it has everything you need to do video your way today-and tomorrow.

Real 4K Ultra HD. No Compromise.

Present your audience with an immersive viewing experience defined by amazing clarity and incredible detail. Produce programs, performances, events and live sports in true 4K UHD (Ultra High Definition) resolution with support for native 2160p video at 60 frames per second. Unlike other products that promise 4K UHD, only TriCaster TC1 allows you to switch, stream and record 4K UHD video without compromising the frame rate or the number of available inputs.

Built–In Video Servers

No decks needed-just add your files with two built-in video servers for on-demand and automated playback, including auto-advancing playlists, on-cue instant replay, live-edited highlight reels, and much more. With responsive player controls, presets, real-time editing tools, selectable transitions, and playlist effects, you have everything needed to make magic from your stored media. Stream live to your choice of new media platforms, including user-friendly presets for Facebook Live, Microsoft Azure, Periscope, Twitch, YouTube Live, and more. With two streaming encoders included, you can easily deliver platform-specific content, while opening up new sponsorship and revenue opportunities.

Save on studio and set expenses without sacrificing production value. With integrated LiveSet technology, TriCaster TC1 can transport your talent into professionally-designed virtual environments, complete with multiple angles, virtual camera movements, real-time reflections, specular highlights, animated lens flares and stunning augmented reality effects that blur the line between virtual and reality. Select from more than 30 included virtual sets, purchase your choice of premium ready-made sets, or create endless custom environments with the optional Virtual Set Editor software (sold separately). The most complete production system on the planet - for the modern producer, publisher, and content creator.

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Inputs Supports any combination of up to 16 simultaneous inputs of SDI or NDI at up to UHD 4K at 59.94 fps.
16 x NDI
1 x Stereo balanced XLR line input
3 x Stereo balanced TRS line input
Resolution Support Built-In SD/HD/3G-SDI:
1080p 23.976/24/25/29.97/50/59.94
1080i 50/59.94
720p 23.976/24/25/29.97/50/59.94
NDI: Up to UHD 4K at 59.94 fps
Outputs NDI (configurable for 4 mix outputs or 1 UHD 4K output)
4 x BNC, SD/HD/3G-SDI (configurable for 4 mix outputs, or 1 UHD 4K output via quad-link 3G-SDI)
1 x DVI (user interface with multiviewer)
1 x HDMI (multiviewer)
1 x DisplayPort (multiviewer)
1 x 1/4" TRS, headphone
Other I/O 1 x BNC, Genlock
1 x HD15 GPI, tally
2 x RJ-45, gigabit Ethernet
6 x USB 3.0 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
1 x eSATA
1 x PS/2
Processing Video: Floating point, YCbCr +A, 4:4:4:4
Audio: Floating point, 96 kHz
Standards Video: SMPTE 2036, SMPTE 424M (level A), SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, ITU-R BT.656
Audio: SMPTE RP-155
Latency 1-1.5 frames
Mix / Effect Buses 4 x M/E Buses Supporting Video Re-Entry:
• 1 x Mix/Effect channel per bus with support for up to 4 sources
• 4 x Key layers per bus
• 9 x Memory slots per bus
1 x Previz configuration and preview bus
DSK 4 x DSK channels
Media 5 x Media Players:
• 2 x DDR
• 2 x GFX
• 1 x Sound
15 x Media Buffers:
• 10 x Animation buffers
• 5 x Graphic buffers
30 x Clip players (available for use as transitions or media, depending on function)
Keyers 16 x Input keyers
4 x Media player keyers
4 x M/E keyers
1 x Previz keyer
15 x Buffer keyers
Recording 6 x Configurable Channels via IsoCorder Technology:
• 4 x QuickTime archival video recorders (XDCAM HD compatible, 4:2:2 encoding with 24-bit audio and timecode)
• 2 x H.264 distribution video recorders (multiple profiles)
• 1 x MP3 audio recorder
PTZ Support for up to 8 simultaneous pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) robotic cameras via serial and network protocols, including RS-232, RS-422, and IP, with integrated controls and preset system
Storage 2 x 3 TB HDD
System Drive 120 GB SSD
Power Supply 400 W
Dimensions 19 x 3.5 x 19.6" / 48.3 x 8.9 x 49.7 cm (with rack ears attached)
Rackmount: 2 RU
Weight Not specified by manufacturer